Category: American Fiction


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The First Settlers of Virginia, an Historical Novel Exhibiting a View of the The Rise and Progress of the Colony At James Town, a Picture of Indian Manners, Etc.

By: (Davis, John)

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, I. Riley and Co.: 1805

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18501

Condition: Very Good

12mo; The scarce 1805, 2nd Edition, but in need of some binding attention: ex-library with bookplate on front endpaper and pocket at the rear. The original calf boards are separated and badly worn (front board is broken at the top right corner) . The library rebound the book many years ago and there is library tape on the spine. The "internals" of the book itself are foxed, but fairly fresh and clean - well worth rebinding. Pgs. 275 - 284 are a "Memoir of the Author. " This is the first account of the John Smith/Pocahontas (here spelled Pokahontas) story in fictional form. Pg. ... View more info

American Fiction: 1876-1900 A Contribution Toward a Bibliography

By: Wright, Lyle H.

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Los Angeles, Anderson, Ritchie, and Simon: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40348

Condition: Very Good

Fine in a chipped DJ inside plastic cover. 1st edition. View more info